Did you miss our 2020 online Yarra Valley Opera Festival?
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"imagination soars in online festival" - The Age
"pure joy online" - The Herald Sun
"Gertrude Opera's 10-day festival has made a mockery of the limitations imposed by the coronavirus lockdown, with lively productions highlighting the intimacy and drama that clever camerawork can create" - Sydney Morning Herald
stories by Lydia Davis, and words by David Lang after Gottfried von Strassburg, Beroul, Sir Thomas Malory, Marie de France,
Beatriz Contessa de Dia, Thomas of Britain, the yom kippur liturgy and Richard Wagner
Directed by Luke Leonard
Featuring Amelia Jones Heather Fletcher Belinda Paterson Alexandra Amerides (VIC)
Josh Landis Charlotte Simcock Gates Leonard (USA)
"savagely witty...tender and poignant" - The Age "an exceptional production...more please." Classic Melbourne "a captivating and enchanting show" - Stage Whispers An Australian Contemporary Opera Co. (Gertrude Opera) Production
Featuring Georgia Wilkinson Morgan Carter Nigel Huckle Sam Ward
With Glenn Amer - piano and Flora Carbo - saxophone
"a strong and vibrant interpretation...no weak links." - The Age / Sydney Morning Herald "an alluring and evocative piece...cleverly bridges personal storytelling and cultural interconnectedness." - Limelight An Australian Contemporary Opera Co. (Gertrude Opera) Production
music by Ross James Carey words by Merrill Findlay Directed by Linda Thompson Music Direction by Patrick Burns Cinematography by Anna Cadden (TAS) Ehran Edwards (NSW) Tiana Koutsis (VIC) Edited by Greta Nash Featuring Emily Burke as Kate Andrew Moran as 'Bricky' Foster Michael Lapiña as Quong Lee with Thibaud Pavlovic-Hobba (violin) Zoe Knighton (cello) Brendan Toohey (clarinet) Patrick Burns (accordion*) *virtual